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Pew Survey Underlines Awareness, Understanding of Other Religions Among US Jews

Jews are the most theologically literate group in America when it comes to knowledge of world religions in general, a new Pew Research Center...

July 23, 2019 4:00 pm

Leading UK Jewish Group: ‘No Confidence’ in Corbyn’s Pledge to Bounce Antisemites From Labour Party

A leading UK Jewish group expressed “no confidence” in Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn’s pledge to quickly purge antisemites from party ranks. Since the staunchly anti-Israel Corbyn seized control of the party in 2015, it has...

Israeli Envoy Reveals Iran-Hezbollah Weapons Smuggling Routes Into Lebanon at UN Security Council Meeting

Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday shared Israeli intelligence information with the UN Security Council showing Iran funneling weapons to the Hezbollah terrorist organization, highlighting the continuing threat posed by the Tehran regime...

Trump to Visit Israel in January to Mark 75th Year of Auschwitz Liberation

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump, along with other world leaders, plans to visit Israel in January to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration and death camp. To be hosted in...

July 23, 2019 10:39 am

Report: Sen. Rand Paul Met Iranian Foreign Minister Over Possible Talks With US

JNS.org - US Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) met with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif in...

July 23, 2019 10:37 am

An International Coalition to Protect Gulf Will Bring Insecurity: Iran Vice President

An international coalition to protect the Gulf will bring insecurity, Iranian Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri said on Tuesday, according to the IRIB news agency. Britain called on Monday for...

July 23, 2019 10:36 am

Corbyn Falls in Poll Among UK Labour Party Members

JNS.org - British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has fallen in a Times of London poll...

July 23, 2019 10:35 am

Europeans, China, Russia to Meet Iran in Vienna on July 28

Britain, France, Germany, Russia, and China will meet Iran in Vienna on July 28 to...

July 23, 2019 10:22 am

British Jews Give Thumbs Up to New UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson

British Jewish organizations welcomed the country's new Conservative Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, to his first...

July 23, 2019 4:00 pm

Pew Survey Underlines Awareness, Understanding of Other Religions Among US Jews

Jews are the most theologically literate group in America when it comes to knowledge of world religions in general, a new Pew Research Center survey...

July 23, 2019 2:54 pm

Leading UK Jewish Group: ‘No Confidence’ in Corbyn’s Pledge to Bounce Antisemites From Labour Party

A leading UK Jewish group expressed “no confidence” in Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn’s pledge to quickly purge antisemites from party ranks. Since the staunchly anti-Israel...

July 23, 2019 12:17 pm

Israeli Envoy Reveals Iran-Hezbollah Weapons Smuggling Routes Into Lebanon at UN Security Council Meeting

Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday shared Israeli intelligence information with the UN Security Council showing Iran funneling weapons to the Hezbollah terrorist...

July 23, 2019 10:41 am

Trump to Visit Israel in January to Mark 75th Year of Auschwitz Liberation

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump, along with other world leaders, plans to visit Israel in January to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation...

July 23, 2019 10:39 am

Report: Sen. Rand Paul Met Iranian Foreign Minister Over Possible Talks With US

JNS.org - US Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) met with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif in New York on July 18, reported Al-Monitor, citing “a non-government expert...

July 23, 2019 10:37 am

An International Coalition to Protect Gulf Will Bring Insecurity: Iran Vice President

An international coalition to protect the Gulf will bring insecurity, Iranian Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri said on Tuesday, according to the IRIB news agency. Britain called on Monday for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the...

July 23, 2019 10:36 am

Corbyn Falls in Poll Among UK Labour Party Members

JNS.org - British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has fallen in a Times of London poll among party members amid an antisemitism crisis and his leadership...

July 23, 2019 10:35 am

Europeans, China, Russia to Meet Iran in Vienna on July 28

Britain, France, Germany, Russia, and China will meet Iran in Vienna on July 28 to discuss how to save the 2015 nuclear deal, the EU's...

July 23, 2019 10:22 am

British Jews Give Thumbs Up to New UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson

British Jewish organizations welcomed the country's new Conservative Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, to his first day in office with warm statements of support. "We wish Boris...

July 22, 2019 4:38 pm

Opposition Grows to Pro-BDS Resolution Set to Be Voted on by Major Academic Association

Academics are circulating a letter expressing opposition to a resolution supporting the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign at a major academic association's annual...

July 22, 2019 3:02 pm

Democratic Presidential Candidate Cory Booker Rules Out Potential Meeting With Louis Farrakhan

Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker said on Sunday that he would not be willing to meet with antisemitic Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, clarifying...

July 22, 2019 2:52 pm

Norwegian Public Broadcaster Keeps Antisemitic ‘Jewish Swine’ Cartoon Online Despite Protests

A grossly antisemitic cartoon recently broadcast on Norway's public NRK channel was still available online on Monday, despite dozens of complaints from viewers. The cartoon --...

July 22, 2019 12:52 pm

German Antisemitism Tsar Endorses Probe into Diplomatic Representative to Palestinians Over Anti-Jewish Tweets

Pressure has continued to pile on Christian Clages, Germany's official diplomatic representative to the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah, after an investigation by the newspaper Bild...

July 22, 2019 10:34 am

UN Nuclear Watchdog Chief Amano Dies at Age 72

UN nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano has died, the International Atomic Energy Agency said on Monday, the day he had been expected to announce he...

Culture

Israel’s Under-20 Basketball Team Takes Home European Title for Second Year in a Row

JNS.org - The Israel under-20 men’s basketball team defeated Spain 92-84...

New HBO Series is Ringing Alarm Bells for Its Depiction of Israeli Society

JNS.org - Media watchdog organization CAMERA is raising questions about an upcoming HBO series,...

Artists From Around the World Transform Bomb Shelters in Israel Into Art

The organization Artists 4 Israel brought a group of street artists from around...

Features

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

Opinion

New York Times Stealth-Edits Morgenthau Obituary to Add Jewish Angle

The New York Times has “stealth edited” its obituary of longtime district attorney of New York County Robert Morgenthau after The Algemeiner pointed out the article’s egregious omission of his...

Middle East

Iran’s Ability to Influence Oil Market is Limited: US’s Perry

The rise in new suppliers of oil and gas has reduced the ability of Iran to influence global oil markets, US Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Monday. The price of...

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